Matsuura MX-520 / 5 Axis Vertical x2

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a little more about the MX-520 . . .

Built in Fukui, Japan in the same factory as our the beating multi-pallet MAM72 5 axis series, the MX-520 is the go to platform for SME companies & subcontractors not only making the transition from 3 / 4 axis operations into 5 axis, but those companies seeking high volume production, unerring quality & reliability from their 5 axis CNC production machines.

Hi-tech Spindle


Great Accuracy & Repeatability


5-Axis Machining


equipment information & video

The Matsuura MX-520 was purchased & installed in September 2014

the information below will give you an overview of its capabilities . . .

Machine Overview

Launched to much acclaim globally in 2010, the MX-520 is a single table 5 axis machine tool primarily aimed at companies making the transition from 3 to 5 axis operations – although installations to date show that established users of Matsuura MAM72 products are also investing in this versatile machine tool.

Technical Specifications

Travel: X / Y / Z mm 630 / 560 / 510
Travel: A / C deg -125~+10 / 360
Working Surface mm Ø300 STANDARD Ø500 OPTION
Max. Work Size mm Ø520~H350
Loading Capacity kg 150
Spindle Speed min-1 12,000 : BT40 STANDARD 20,000 : BT40 OPTION
Rapid Traverse: X / Y / Z m / min 30
Rapid Traverse: A / C min-1 10 / 25
Number of Tools 40
Type of tool shank JIS B 6339 40T
Maximum tool diameter mm Ø80 with adjacent tools Ø150 without adjacent tools
Maximum Tool Weight kg 10
Tool Changing Time Seconds 1.1
NC Matsuura G-Tech 31i